ISO 105-X06:1994
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Textiles -- Tests for colour fastness -- Part X06: Colour fastness to soda boiling

This standard was last reviewed and confirmed* in 2015.

*Therefore this version remains current


A specimen of the textile (textiles of all kinds and in all forms) between specified undyed cloths is rolled around a glass rod and treated with boiling sodium carbonate solution with and without the addition of a reduction inhibitor. The composite specimen is rinsed and dried. The change in colour of the specimen and the staining of the undyed cloths are assessed with the grey scales.


  • Document published on: 1994-08-25
    Edition: 4 (Monolingual) ICS: 59.080.01
    Status: Published Stage: 90.93 (2015-05-19)
    TC/SC: ISO/TC 38/SC 1 Number of Pages: 3
  • Revises: ISO 105-X06:1987

  • No corrigenda or amendments available

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